The department of Zoology started functioning from 1971 as Natural Science Department. The under graduate course was started in the year 1974 and the post graduate course was started in the year 2013.B.Sc. Zoology students are offered Botany and Chemistry as allied subjects. The department offers Allied Zoology subject to I B.Sc., Chemistry and I B.Sc., Botany students. The sanctioned strength for intake of students is 40 for B.Sc., Zoology course and 20 for M.Sc., Zoology course.
B.Sc., Zoology course with Sericulture as vocational subject was offered by the Department for a period of 5 years from 2000 to 2005 with the financial assistance of University Grants commission.
The infrastructure facilities of the department include a UG laboratory, a PG laboratory, Microbiology laboratory, departmental library, museum and a store room. The laboratory contains all the necessary instruments to carry out the practical. The Department has a separate departmental library with latest collection of text books and reference books. Apart from this, a central library is available in the college campus for general reading.
The department was upgraded as a research department in the year 2017-2018 offering M.Phil. and Ph.D. courses on regular and part time basis. We have highly qualified faculty members with efficient teaching and research ability. Semester mode of teaching includes class teaching, lab work, field study and internal assessment.
The students perform well in the University examination and secure University Ranks every year. Students also take part actively in extracurricular activities such as NSS, YRC, Eco club and Sports.
As a part of the curriculum educational tour is being organized by the department regularly to various places of ecological and zoological interest. To enrich the subject knowledge, eminent faculty and leading resource persons are invited as guest for Zoology Association meetings every year. The faculty members are encouraged to participate in subject related conferences, seminars and symposia. The department caters to the academic and research needs of the students opting to study Zoology.
|1||Dr.Litty Koria||Assoc Professor and Head||M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D,PGDBIemail@example.com|
|2||Dr N.Sheeba||Asst Professor||M.Sc, Ph.Dfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|3||Dr.P.Sumathi||Asst Professor||M.Sc,M.Phil, Ph.D||Suthysen15@gmail.com|
|4||Dr.S.Sudha||Asst Professor||M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.Demail@example.com|
|5||Dr. Banu Raviganesh||Asst Professor||M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D, MBAfirstname.lastname@example.org|
|6||Dr. K.Moorthikumar||Asst Professor||M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.D||Rmoorthikumar@gmail.com|
|7||Dr. N.Babidha||Guest Lecturer||M.Sc, M.Phil, Ph.Demail@example.com|
|8||Sumathi.D||Guest Lecturer||M.Sc, M.Philfirstname.lastname@example.org|